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FIELD-MARSHAL ROMMEL directing Operations in the Western Desert, where his brilliant tactics, combined with superior forces, constituted a serious menace to the British positions in Egypt

Vol. 6, No. 135, August 21st, 1942.

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3 Comments:

  1. the_ww2_album

    And not to mention the intelligence he was getting via the Italians from a leak in Cairo.

  2. rusty.needles

    ROMMEL ... The desert fox ... Lead from the front cause he was a fucking bad ass son of a bitch. Respect.

  3. thewarillustrated

    It's interesting to see this publication paying him such respect as well, printed at the time he was causing such havoc for the Allies in North Africa

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